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her pony. >> sarah reported on the frederick county republican. now the sheriff's office and the f.b.i. are working together. sarah's mother hopes they catch the killer. >> i would like for him to have some feeling of remorse for what he's done. he's taken away a wonderful, vibrant person. >> reporter: a person who made a positive difference in her community. in poolsville, maryland u i'm shomari stone, news 4. >> a resurgence for mitt romney. can he hold onto those poll numbers. new poll numbers have him up five points in the midwest including the crucial battleground state in ohio. gallop pollsters say some of the bump in the polls that romney got after the debate is starting to drop off a bit. the producers of sesame street have asked obama's campaign to take down the big bird advertisement. the add mocks mitt romney's vow to end federal funding for public broadcasting. romney says the president should spend more time on seersz issues. >>> mean tile, michelle obama traveled today to try to appeal to female voters. >> are we good right there? we got somebody downright here. we get wa
the fbi is partnering with private businesses to make it a top priority in our area. members of the fbi's local field office talked about the latest cyber threats at a conference today saying it's important to recognize hackers aren't just going after large corporations. they're also targeting small businesses, and individuals. >> you know, basic steps that you take on your house, your car, you set the alarm, you lock your doors, you need to do that on your home computer. you'll end up being a victim. >> october is national cyber security awareness month. >>> a new online program unveiled today in virginia aims to help residents who receive social services benefits. the program called common help will allow virginians to check if they're eligible for energy and medical assistance, child care services and nutrition programs. it will also allow them to change or renew their public assistance benefits online. >>> we are expecting more answers tomorrow about the death of the six-day-old little giant panda cub at the national zoo. zookeepers found that cub dead last month after hearing a dis
with the fbi to solve the murder mystery. >>> metro blames stolen electronics for a spike in its latest crime report. the transit agency says crime is up almost 7% between january and now compared to last year. 79% of reported cases involve property damage, such as car break-ins, thefts, and arson. the other 21% include robbery, assault, rape, and homicide. those cases were reported at the anacostia rail spags. that was covered by college park and gallery place. >>> tomorrow the transit agency will hear plans to accommodate the inauguration crowd. metro plans to create a specially priced commemorative smart trip card. riders will have to pay peak time fares despite inauguration falling on the martin luther king holiday. >>> kwame brown will learn his fate next month on felony bank fraud charges. until then, the former d.c. council chairman must follow a strict sur fcurfew and other st rules. the judge set a curfew of 11:30 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for brown. brown was ordered to return to court yesterday because he failed to report to authorities by phone three times. brown must follow these rules i
in court later today. brooks pleaded guilty back in may to lying to the fbi about giving under the table payments for suleiman brown. brooks faces up to six months in jail but prosecutors say they are willing to grant him probation. >>> the death toll in the meningitis outbreak has now risen to 11. more than 100 people are reported sick across 10 states. in virginia, 24 cases have been reported including one death. two facilities received the tainted steroid linked to the outbreak. some lawmaker are calling for stricter regulations of pharmacies. >>> first lady michelle obama is urging people in the battleground state of virginia to get out and vote. >> the swing state is one of the maces that really matters most in the final weeks of the campaign. beth parker has more. >> thank you. >> reporter: today, a blue ticket gets you in the door in a state the president hopes will turn blue on election day. it was not the president but the first lady though on the minds of folks in this line. >> i'm really excited, michelle obama. >> the first lady of the united states, michelle obama. >> report
services in the world. they carried out spectacular operations against the cia and against the fbi. i write about 48 or 49 double agents that the cuban service ran against the cia. these were cubans that the cia recruited and paid. the cubans all turned out actually to have been working for castro and not the cia >> reporter: lou did you get close to them? >> i was fortunate i was able to get in touch with about a half dozen defectors, high level, very knowledgeable defectors. these men, all of them are men, provided me with extremely penetrating, interesting stories about the inner workings of cuban intelligence. some of the great successes against america. some of their most odius, despicable actions in latin america or some of the united states >> reporter: you talked about some of the attempts on castro's life. you started by saying, he is still alive. juxtapose with the cia looking to end his reins there. how does he survive all of these years? >> i write about this. i talk about two or three very serious assassination attempts. his intelligence service that he created penetrated the c
fate in court later on today. he pleaded guilty back in may to lying to the fbi about giving under the table payments using fraudulent money orders to suleiman brown, a minor candidate in the 2010 mayoral race. prosecutors say they are willing to grant him probation. >>> a maryland lawmaker will spend three years on probation after pleading guilty to misconduct in office. delegate tiffany alston was accused of paying a law firm employee $800 in state money. she was also accused of theft and using state fund for her wedding. she will have to perform 300 hours of community service and pay back the $800 to the state. >>> also making headlines this morning, two running mates face off tomorrow in the first and only vice presidential debate. their goal, to boost the numbers at the polls. that is not only thing that stands to benefit. >> first, jerry sandusky is sentenced on charges he sexually abused 10 boys. while one chapter in the scandal has ended, the story is far from over. we're back in just a moment. [ female announcer ] it's onoe of the hardest decisions a family can make... rea
..... ransomware has become so pervasive... the fbi has put out a wwrning.... 3 steve merrrfield is just one of the victims.... after 27 years in business, he wass preparing to sell his sporting realiied all hhs computer data was frozen... including "the last words i remember is this is not ggod. this is not good." it turned out hackerss machine and flassed a message. for 3000 dollars, merrifield coold have his data back..but it didn't stop here. he'd additional thousand doolars for each week he didn'tt comply. he'd been hit with ransomware. i can say it's appropriately named. you feel &pvictimized you feel helplees. p//bbtt to///it's one of the more destructive pieces of malwarr because they'll encrypt those files and if you them.. the hackers use such it's virtually impossible to recover your data. and the messagee often look like they're from the government accusing users of things likee phild pornography."it preysson theii fear." "in retrospect the amounttof grief been well worth the ransom, e - buu that waan't the approach we took." 3 experts say most ransomware hackerssare operating
have been recalled. >>> the fbi and local police are asking for your help in identifying a man who robbed a d.c. bank. police say this man robbed the td bank on connecticut avenue northwest last friday. he went up to a bank teller, demanded money, and then left the bank and hailed a taxicab to make his getaway. if you know who this man is, please contact d.c. police immediately. >>> a fairfax man is facing a weapons charge for bringing a loaded gun to reagan international airport. tsa agents found the gun in the man's carry-on bags on friday as he tried to go through the security checkpoint. police confiscated the .9 millimeter semiautomatic pistol, the ammunition, and the magazine. they cited the passenger and allowed him to continue on to his flight to dallas. >>> some residents in prince george's county said they're fed up with deteriorating conditions in their apartments. it's spread to more than 1,000 units in the bedford station. renters are dealing with holes in the floors and ceilings and bed bugs, and management isn't doing anything to fix the problem. >> we're not being r
, thank you. >>> here's a fan the nats can do without. the f.b.i. wants you to take a good look at the man in this surveillance photo. he's wanted for robbing a td bank on connecticut avenue on friday. police say he handed the teller a note demanding money. then took off in a cab. the man was last seen wearing a dark suit and tie and dark nationals baseball hat and sunglasses. >>> former d.c. council chair kwame brown is in more trouble this morning. he's been placed under a curfew in order to make weekly visits with court officials. this order came yesterday after brown failed to make three required phone calls. he resigned as you remember last june after pleading guilty to bank fraud and a misdemeanor campaign finance violation. an angry judge richard leon told brown he's not putting himself in the best position ahead of his sentencing and warned him not to, quote, tempt fate. >>> howard brooks should learn his fate later today. brooks was the former campaign consultant to d.c. mayor vincent gray who admitted to secretly funneling money to former candidate suleman brown. it was all part
federal court today. they face a variety of charges stretching back several years. >>> the fbi says a preliminary investigation has found friendly fire is likely to blame for the death this week of a border patrol agent along the arizona-mexico border. agent nicolas ivey and two others were responding to an alarm triggered by a censor aimed at detecting people entering the u.s. illegally. ivey was fatally shot. another agent was wounded. >>> health officials say there are now 47 cases in seven states of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak. five people have died after receiving steroid shots for back pain. those shots made by the new england compounding center may have been contaminated with fungal meningitis. >>> food and drug officials confirm that salmonella has been found in new mexico-based sunland, a plant that makes peanut butter products for trader joe's and several other large national grocery trains. the trader joe's peanut butter is now linked to 35 salmonella illnesses in 17 states, most of them california and texas. >>> italy's mount etna is rumbling again. s
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